Area of Rectangles

Area of Rectangles
Area of Rectangles
Area of Rectangles

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  • Smart Notebooks Presentation
  • Interactive Excel File
  • Activ Inspire Flipchart
  • Lesson Plan
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
  • Differentiated Worksheet

Area of Rectangles

Students learn how to find the area of a rectangle first by counting, then repeated addition, basic multiplication and later using the formula Area = Length x Width.  As learning progresses students are challenged to consider composite rectangular shapes.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
  • All students should be able to determine the area of a rectangle by counting the squares inside.
  • Most students should be able to calculate the area of a rectangle by multiplying the length by the width
  • Some students should be able to derive the formula for the area of a rectangle.
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